• Assam focuses on roads, rural development: Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi
Assam focuses on roads, rural development: Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi.
8 Aug, 2015. \\ Business.

The Assam government has intensified focus on road and communication infrastructure development and stimulated rural development in the state, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said."Since 2001 the present g...

  • Rs 975 crore for DoNER's various northeast projects, says Jitendra Singh
Rs 975 crore for DoNER's various northeast projects, says Jitendra Singh.
7 Aug, 2015. \\ Business.

An amount of Rs 975 crore under the Non-Lapsable Central Pool of Resources (NLCPR) scheme has been allocated to the DoNER ministry for fiscal 2015-16 to fund various projects, DoNER Minister Jitendra ......

  • 12 new railway lines being constructed in Northeast
12 new railway lines being constructed in Northeast.
4 Aug, 2015. \\ Business.

Work on 12 new railway lines with a total length of 1,248 km is being taken up in the northeast, an official statement said on Tuesday."Against a national average of 20 km per 1,000 sq km railway netw...

  • Berger Paints plans two units in Guwahati, Tezpur
Berger Paints plans two units in Guwahati, Tezpur.
4 Aug, 2015. \\ Business.

Berger Paints India Ltd has decided to set up two manufacturing units in Assam to serve the North-East market at a cost of around Rs 60 crore.Kuldip Singh Dhingra Chairman told reporters after the 91s......

  • Reliance mobile network crashes in Assam, subscribers helpless
Reliance mobile network crashes in Assam, subscribers helpless.
3 Aug, 2015. \\ Business.

Subscribers in Assam were hassled as Reliance Communicationsí network crashed on Monday. The network was down in Guwahati and most of the districts of Assam, according to the Reliance mobile users.The...

  • Assam govt bans sale of Spring Drop drinking water
Assam govt bans sale of Spring Drop drinking water.
2 Aug, 2015. \\ Business.

The Assam government has banned the sale of a particular brand of packaged drinking water for 30 days as it allegedly contained chromium above permissible limit.†'Spring Drop' packaged drinking water,......

  • Crude oil prices in international market plummeted
Crude oil prices in international market plummeted.
1 Aug, 2015. \\ Business.

Crude oil prices in the international market plummeted Friday as traders digested the latest OPEC signal that crude production would not be cut despite global over supply and falling prices. US benchm...

  • Assam government bans Annapurna chilli sauce, Niyor drinking water
Assam government bans Annapurna chilli sauce, Niyor drinking water.
31 Jul, 2015. \\ Business.

Assam government has banned two local products for 30 days after it found they contained benzoic acid and fluoride beyond permissible limits.The two products ó a sauce brand and packaged drinking wate......